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Genotyping providers


Contact one of the following companies to get your animals genotyped;

  Parentage Only  Parentage and 
Genomic test  
 Flock profile  Marker tests 
 Concierge Genetics  x  x  x
 Intertek

 x 

     
 NEOGEN  x  x  x  x
 Weatherbys    x  x  x
 XYTOVET  x  x  x  x


Parentage

Allocates animals to their parents.


Genomic test

Included in Sheep Genetics evaluation for relevant breeds to produce Australian Sheep Breeding Values (ASBVs)*.


Flock profile

A test for commercial Merino breeders that provides a snapshot of your flocks average ASBV’s using samples from 20 animals from the current drop


Marker tests

Tests for poll/horn and other traits that are indicated by one or a few important loci**.


Contact details

Concierge Genetics

James Preuss

0408 392 888

info@conciergegenetics.com.au


Intertek

Tania Pfeiffer 

0459 855 862

tania.pfeiffer@intertek.com 


NEOGEN

Melanie Dowling, 

07 37362134

naa-sheep@neogen.com


Weatherbys Scientific Australia

Bill Burgess 

0424 004 622  

bburgess@weatherbys.com.au 


XYTOVET

Jason Ledger 0417 938 067  

jason@xytovet.com.au 


*Animals must already be in the Sheep Genetics database to receive genomically enhanced ASBVs

**Marker tests available are dependent on the breed of sheep being tested